«Straight line» with Putin had been viewed more than six million Russians

© RIA Novosti / Michael Clientgenerated in Photobacterium of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin answers journalists ‘ questions after the annual Straight line to Gostiny Dvor. 15 June 2017«Straight line» with Putin had been viewed more than six million Russians© RIA Novosti / Michael Clientgenerated the image Bank

More than six million Russians watched the program «Direct line with Vladimir Putin», which broadcasts on 15 June were the First channel, «Russia 1» «Russia 24», according to data from research company Mediascope.

According to the study, only three channels of a straight line looked 6,182 million Russians older than four years. On the First channel the program was watched by more than 3 million people on «Russia 1» — 2,662 million people, «Russia 24» — about 462 thousand Russians.

The coverage (average number of people who watched the program for at least one minute) accounted for all three channels 13,911 million Russians.

The fifteenth direct line with the President lasted nearly 4 hours, during this time, the head of the state answered more than 70 questions. In the direct line of Putin, among other things, stated that the main task in the next presidential cycle are the growth of incomes of Russians and deliverance from poverty. The President also promised to revisit the issue of indexation of the parent capital and public sector wages (from 1 January 2018).

Last year direct line with Putin, which was conducted by the First channel, «Russia 1» «Russia 24» and TRK «MIR» has been viewed more than 7 million Russians.